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Eric James SEXTON

Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressKingscote Street, Alberton, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Lucy Sexton, Kingscote Street, Alberton, South Australia
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit name10th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board Transport A11 Ascanius on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal RollMachine Gun Corps
FateReturned to Australia 12 March 1918
Medals

OBE


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 76
Date: 23 May 1918

OBE (Military)


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 91
Date: 23 July 1919

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